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Table 2 Delphi Panel Results, pre-existing ACSCs

From: Defining ambulatory care sensitive conditions for adults in Portugal

Condition 1st round 2nd round 3rd round
Acute myocardial infarction 22,86% 20,00% 48,28%
Acute otitis media 97,14%   
Acute pharyngitis 97,14%   
Acute poliomyelitis 62,86% 86,67%  
Acute sinusitis 91,43%   
Acute skin infections 88,57%   
Acute tonsillitis 97,14%   
Appendicitis with complicationsa 20,00% 10,00%  
Asthma 88,57%   
Atrial fibrillation 71,43% 76,67% 82,76%
Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease / chronic bronchitis 88,57%   
Dehydration / Hydroelectrolytic changes 80,00% 83,33% 86,21%
Dementia 62,86% 70,00% 75,86%
Dental and oral cavity pathology 91,43%   
Diabetes mellitus (acute and chronic complications) 85,71%   
Diphtheria 71,43% 93,33%  
Epilepsy and seizures 57,14% 53,33% 48,28%
Folate deficiency anemia 91,43%   
Gangrene 25,71% 43,33% 72,41%
Gastroenteritis 91,43%   
Heart failure 82,86% 90,00%  
HBV acute infection 77,14% 90,00%  
HBV chronic infection 85,71%   
Hypertensive disease 97,14%   
Infectious parotitis 82,86% 86,67%  
Influenza 88,57%   
Iron deficiency anemia 91,43%   
Ischemic myocardial disease 65,71% 70,00% 65,52%
Measles 82,86% 86,67%  
Meningitis by H. influenzae 48,57% 63,33% 48,28%
Nutritional deficiencies 82,86% 73,33% 68,97%
Pelvic inflammatory disease 65,71% 66,67% 55,17%
Perforated / bleeding digestive ulcer 37,14% 40,00% 65,52%
Periamygdaline abscess 60,00% 56,67% 51,72%
Pneumonia 88,57%   
Rheumatic fever 65,71% 76,67% 68,97%
Rubella 88,57%   
Syphilis 97,14%   
Tetanus 68,57% 86,67%  
Tuberculosis 77,14% 83,33% 89,66%
Upper respiratory tract infection 97,14%   
Urinary tract infections 88,57%   
Urinary tract infections in pregnancy 85,71%   
Vitamin B12 deficiency anemia 91,43%   
Whooping cough 80,00% 83,33% 79,31%